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At a Glance: See some Shakespeare

See some Shakespeare

The critically acclaimed Aquila Theatre Company of New York City is bringing William Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” to the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 5.

A witty comedy, the play sees a feud in the fairy kingdom on the eve of a royal wedding that drives mortals crazy, makes lovers desperate and turns one man into livestock.

Tickets start at $26 with a $4 service fee added to each ticket and are available online at or by calling the box office at 928-776-2000.

Yavapai College Performing Arts Center is located at 1100 E. Sheldon St.

Park Avenue Theatre presents 'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Jr.'

Park Avenue Theatre, the children’s theater ministry of Trinity Presbyterian Church is presenting “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Jr." at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St.

The mission of Park Avenue Theater is to enrich local youth through the power of theater, providing them with training in musical theater acting, singing and dancing in a nurturing, safe and fun environment.

Showtimes are 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, Friday, March 1, and Saturday, March 7, with a 2 p.m. matinee Saturday. Tickets are $13 for adults and $8 for youth.

For more information, visit or email Kelsey Claire at

Make paper boxes and bowls

Learn how to make a variety of origami boxes and bowls in the Prescott Origami Fanatics class at the Prescott Public Library 215 E. Goodwin St.

Held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, March 3, the class is for adults and teenagers and led by an experienced paper folder and paper is provided.

For more information, call 928-777-1526.

College music department puts on an evening of favorites

Yavapai College’s concert band, symphony orchestra and symphonic band are presenting an afternoon of their favorite pieces at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 3. Titles such as Borodin’s “Polovitsian Dances” and other works from the canon of standard literature along new standards like “Bayou Breakdown” are among the concert’s repertoire.

Ticket are $10 for general admission, $5 for Yavapai College employees and students and free for those 18 and younger and are available online at or by calling the box office at 928-776-2000.

The concert is at the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St.


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